The Primal Curse - The Myth of Cain and Abel in the Theatre

By: Matthews, Honor

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Hardback, 223mm x 140mm black cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 221pp. plus index, Very Good/Good +++. Spine and boards just a little bumped, no other obvious imperfections. Tight and clean. Dustwrapper has wear and some small flattened tears at ends of spine and adjacent, else clean. Front flap clipped. An intriguing study of how the Biblical tale of Cain and Abel has been presented by dramatists from Shakespeare and Chapman to Beckett, Camus and Pinter. Catalogue: Theatre. Keywords: Cain, Abel, Genesis, theatre

Title: The Primal Curse - The Myth of Cain and Abel in the Theatre

Author Name: Matthews, Honor

Illustrator: ,

Categories: Theatre,

Edition: first edition

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1967

ISBN Number: 0

Binding: cloth boards

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good +++

Type: Hardback

Size: 223mm x 140mm

Seller ID: 563

Keywords: Cain, Abel, Genesis, theatre,